Assorted Flight Simulator Parts
For your own Avionics Panels and Projects
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Assorted Parts to Complete your Flight Deck
Cessna Style Switch Panel
Now with Bus1 & Bus 2 Support
The Model 2620 Cessna Panel. Now 1 Panel Supports BOTH FSX &
X-Plane. Click HERE to Check out our Newest Panel
2535 FLAPs Controller Panel
Now w/Cessna Style Knob
This is a 100K ohm Rotary Potentiometer with a Linear Taper output just as the pot seen above except is has a 1.32 inch long 1/4in diameter shaft.
Just perfect for building your own Elevator Trim Wheel.
Easily connects to our 2770 Boards
Mfg # SSI-LXH072SYD-150
Compare to MOUSER Elec @$2.35 for 1pc
LUMEX - Yellow LED Indicator measures 7.0mm by 2.3mm with a mounting hole measuring 11.0 by 5.3mm
Yellow Defused. External 1/2W resistor needed (330 ohms supplied).
Can be powered directly from the computer's USB 5VDC
Additional specifications can be found HERE
LUMEX Snap-In LED Indicator - Yellow
This is a 50K ohm Slide Potentiometer with a Linear Taper output. This item is used extensively with homemade Flight Simulator Panels as Push Pull Throttle Quadrants.
The Slide Pot can be easily connected to our Rotary Encoder Board with just 3 wires. Design your own Throttle or can be used on your instrument panel to perform various functions. The Travel length of the pot is 60mm
Click HERE for wiring information
Click HERE for LARGER Picture & Pinouts
DVI-I to VGA
This Adapter will allow easy connection of your 2050 GPS w/Monitor (or any other VGA monitor) to your Multi-Output Video Card. Not to be confused with a DVI; this DVI-I has the additional 2 pins above and 2 pins below a short metal tap.
Here we have a very high quality BOURNS Rotary Encoder, Mechanical, Incremental, 24 PPR, 24 Detents, Vertical, Without Push Switch.Mouser Electronics sells this very same item for $5.02 each, our Price $3.25
3D Printed PARTS for your Flight Sim Cockpit
Use these NEW Plastic Faceplates to mount your Push Buttons, Toggle, Rocker Switches when designing and wiring your own Panel. This Attractive Panel is made of durable Black Plastic that measures 7.75 inches by 2.32 inches.
The Panel is Textured on the front, with a flat finish on its back. Just Drill the required hold size mount your Switches or even the Push-Pull Cessna Slide Assemblies to build your own Throttle Quadrant. All faceplates are NEW without Holes.
These are very high quality Single-pole-double-throw mini-toggle switches (SPDT).
They are compatible with all DTA circuit boards.
These are the switches we use on all variations of our Popular Cessna Switch Panels (1015, 1019 ect.)
This is the toggle switch used on all of our Cessna Switch Panels
Mini-SPDT Toggle Switch
Mini Cessna Sw
SPDT RED Rocker Switch
BLACK Body with a RED Rocker SPDT snap-in rocker switch mounts in a 0.5" x 0.75" hole in your panel. Contacts rated 15Amp at 125VAC or 10Amp at 250VAC.
Sold in packages of 2
RD-004 20 Switches in stock
OK, I know it happened to all of you SAITEK owners, You went to install a panel using SAITEK's "C" Clamp adapter and find that the round snap-on piece for the screw is missing. Can't find it anywhere. It's Lost Forever! Well, not exactly; Desktop Aviator has a 3D Printed replacement for the "Thing-a-ma-Gig", just clip-in on the round end piece of the plastic screw and you're back in business. By the way, we also put a piece of felt to prevent marring your furnature.
ADDIUM: We now use a much stronger 3D Printer filament on this item, it's called Silver Metal
3D Printed Replacement "Thing-a-ma-Gig"
for the SAITEK Screw-on Clamp
Here we have a 3D Printed Replacement for the SAITEK "C" Clamp Screw. Compatible with all SAITEK panels that require Table Top mounting (Yoke, Throttle Quadrant ect).
The SCREW is also compatible with the "Thing-a-ma-Gig" adapter seen above (sold separately)
3D Printed SAITEK "C" Clamp
Top sold separately
For thoses needing a Push Pull switch to control a Flight function, we have a 3D Printed RED knob that is compatible with the switch seen above. Using the switch and any of our Interface boards (2120, 2160 ect) you can easily build your own controller.
Measures: 25mm by 8mm.
Available in RED Only
RED Knob for Push/Pull Switch
3D Printed Knob for Push/Pull Switch
The knob has no Thread.
Uses an M4-4 set screw
Push/Pull Switch sold separately. See Above
3-Pin Female Connectors
These are the 3 pin connectors used with our Model 2090 SUPER Rotary Encoder Board. It's nice to have some extra pieces on-hand.
$3.85 Bag of 10pcs
The 3-pin Connectors sold in a Bag of 10 pcs. Connectors have a .10m in centers
Standard USB Cables for use with all of DTA's Circuit Boards and Panels.
Series "A" male connector on one end and a Series "B" male on the other. Black in color.
Series "B" USB
Cable M to M
6 Foot USB Cable
Shaft Length .47in long
Shaft Diamenter: .247 inches
3 Pin Female/Female Connector Cable
200mm long (7.87 inches)
10pcs 3 pin Dupont line female to female Pitch 2.54MM (.1in) 20cm double head jumper wire cable.
Compatible will all DTA circuit board using 3 pin male connectors. (2045, 2125 ect)
We have a number of quality momentary Rectangular Push Button Switches. Measuring: 26mm high by 14mm wide. It can be mounted in a 13mm x 11mm hole.
Push Button Switch (MOM)
Same as above except with YELLOW Top
DPDT BLACK Rocker Switch
BLACK Body with a BLACK Rocker DPDT snap-in rocker switch mounts in a 19.4mm by 13.4mm hole in your panel. Contacts rated 15Amp at 125VAC or 10Amp at 250VAC.
Sold in packages of 2
BK-008 50 Switches in stock
Replacement Knob for our FLAPs Controller (Model 2535)
Now available is a Replacment Knob for the FLAPs Controller. It is 3D Printed using high quality PLA Filament. It is attached to the Lever Switch using a 8mm long set screw. Just slide the knob onto the flat shaft of the lever switch and tighten the set screw (do not over tighten)
The Knob is a 3D Printed item; Color Bone/White with an all in-one construction for added durability.
The Knob itself measures 1.26in in hight x .46in diameter at base.
New Lower Price!
Click HERE for Data Sheet
Includes mounting Nut
High Quality Rotary Encoder
USB cable to connect your devices to your computer's USB Port. Series "A" male to Series "B" male. NEW 10 foot lengths. Color: White
We have 100 pieces of this Rotary Encoder Module. It is compatible with the Arduino board; all version. Model KY-040 It has a 360 degree continious turn.When mated to your Arduino board, you have the makings of a fine home made panel
You can use this module to change the Head Bug or change Radio Frequencies. ect.
$4.90/Bag of 10pcs
Need an easier way to connect your Toggle or Push Buttons to our Interface boards? Well, here are 14 inch 2-pin Extension Cables. Just solder the switch to the wire leads and plug in the connector to the Interface board.
What culd be easier?
14 inch 2-Pin Extension Cable
Fully compatible with our Models 2040,2120,2160,2235,2237,2238 ect Interface boards
Now Available in SILVER. Please specify color when ordering
2-Pin Female Connectors
These are the 2 pin connectors used with our Model 2120, 2160, 2040 USB/20 Button Pulse Generator Boards. It's nice to have some extra pieces on-hand.
$3.15 Bag of 10pcs
The 2-pin Connectors sold in a Bag of 10 pcs. Connectors have a .10m in centers
We have aquired a number of Push/Pull Switches with a 50K ohm potentiometer attached. If you don't mind the pot, you can use the switch for any flight sim function using a Push/Pull switch. With a 1/4in flutted shaft. DPDT on-on
A GREAT switch to make your own Parking Brake, a Fuel Emergency Cutoff or even a Fire Extinguisher for thoses annoying but occassional engine fires.
Single Rocker Switch for your Aircraft Panel
We have also acquired the switch seen to the left but as a single Switch. These switches are used on our Model 2820 Cessna Panel. The switch is a SPST. It measures 30.5mm by 10mm.
Includes a 12VDC Internal LED